Top Choice Gallery in Ubud

Agung Rai Museum of Art

Founded by Agung Rai as a museum, gallery and cultural centre, the impressive ARMA is the only place in Bali to see haunting works by influential German artist Walter Spies, alongside many more masterpieces. The mus…
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Pura Taman Saraswati

Waters from the temple at the rear of this site feed the pond in the front, which overflows with pretty lotus blossoms. There are carvings that honour Dewi Saraswati, the goddess of wisdom and the arts, who has clea…
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Neka Art Museum

The creation of Suteja Neka, a private collector and dealer in Balinese art, Neka Art Museum has an excellent and diverse collection. It's a good place to learn about the development of painting in Bali. You can get…
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Museum Puri Lukisan

It was in Ubud that the modern Balinese art movement started, when artists first began to abandon purely religious themes and court subjects for scenes of everyday life. This museum displays fine examples of all sch…
Top Choice Park in Ubud

Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary

This cool and dense swathe of jungle, officially called Mandala Wisata Wanara Wana, houses three holy temples. The sanctuary is inhabited by a band of over 600 grey-haired and greedy long-tailed Balinese macaques wh…
Park in Ubud

Football Field

Slightly weedy and unkempt, this hardscrabble space steadfastly resists developers and remains rare open space in the heart of Ubud.
Gallery in Ubud

Agung Rai Gallery

This gallery is in a pretty compound and its collection covers the full range of Balinese styles. It functions as a cooperative, with the work priced by the artist and the gallery adding a percentage.
Museum in Ubud

Blanco Renaissance Museum

The picture of Antonio Blanco (1912–99) mugging with Michael Jackson says it all. His surreal palatial neo-renaissance home and namesake museum captures the artist’s theatrical spirit. Blanco came to Bali from Spain…
Gallery in Ubud

Komaneka Art Gallery

With special exhibitions of works from established Balinese artists, this gallery is a good place to see high-profile art, in a large and lofty space.
Gallery in Ubud

Museum Rudana

This imposing museum overlooking rice fields is the creation of local politician and art-lover Nyoman Rudana and his wife, Ni Wayan Olasthini. The three floors contain more than 400 traditional paintings, including …